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Wednesday, October 4 • 10:00am - 11:00am
Hot or Not: C# or Java (How tech influences developer’s decisions to join a startup)

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It’s debate time and if you’re a techie, chances are you already have an opinion on what tech stack is best. Java, Python, Rails, Scala, C#....the options are endless but what tech stack should be the foundation for your startup? What scales the fastest?  What language gets the product out the door the quickest?  What has the strongest developer tools and support? Ultimately, what is the sexiest technology that is going to help you attract top talent in the Seattle tech scene. This debate is a chance for you to explore the pros and cons of different technologies and learn how it effects more than just the product. Come find out if you’re in the majority and share your own opinions on your tech stack of choice.

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Albert Squiers

Director of Technology, Fuel Talent
Albert Squiers is the Director of Technology at Fuel Talent. Albert Squiers leverages his years of international IT recruiting experience across Seattle, New York City and AsiaPac to deliver unmatched talent in an ever competitive market. He does so by consistently building personal... Read More →

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Francis Duong

Co-Founder & CTO, Flexe
Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/francisd/Twitter: @fduongWeb: www.flexe.com
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Arun Jacob

Vice President, Software Development, Zonar Systems
Arun has been with Zonar Systems since October 2016. Zonar Systems provides Fleet safety and efficiency solutions for vocational, pupil, and commercial trucking industries.Prior to Zonar Systems, Arun held various roles in product management and product development at various companies... Read More →
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Scott Porad

CTO, Rover
Scott Porad is the CTO at Rover.com, a sharing economy marketplace for dog boarding and dog walking. In addition, he is an owner of Do206.com, an event guide that answer the question, “what to do in Seattle?” Since 1995, Scott has been building industry leading web sites including... Read More →

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